Post Doc in Biomedical Microfluidics

Date Posted: Monday, June 12, 2006

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A post-doctoral position at the University of Utah under the direction of Bruce Gale and Steve Blair is available in the area of biomedical microfluidics, microfabrication, and microscale optics. The successful candidate will work on realizing a rapid, microfluidic-based DNA and protein analysis platform designed for use in personalized medicine.

The ideal candidate will have recently completed a PhD in an engineering or science field and will have significant expertise in microfabrication techniques. Experience in one or more of the following areas is desired: optics, surface chemistry, microfluidics, biosensors, or DNA/protein analysis (including PCR). The position will begin July 1, 2006 and run for up to 1 year. These dates can be modified if necessary and there is potential for an extension of the position.

Applications should contain: a CV, full list of publications, copies of relevant publications, a letter (one-page max) describing their strengths for the project, and names and conatact details for three references.

Applications should be mailed in PDF format to bruce.gale@utah.edu
Applications will be reviewed on a continual basis until an appropriate applicant is found. The University of Utah is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer.

Further Information: http:// www.mems.utah.edu



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